CDC to offer continuing education course on vaccine immunization in Morgantown

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is offering a continuing education course titled CDC Pink Book Training: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine Preventable Diseases on April 10-11, 2018, at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place in Morgantown, West Virginia.

The two-day program is geared to physicians, nurses, immunization providers, and program managers seeking the most current immunization knowledge base. Agenda topics include the principles of vaccination, general recommendations and best practice guidelines for immunization, vaccine safety, specific information about vaccine-preventable diseases and the vaccines that prevent them, and current issues related to immunization. Participants are required to obtain a copy of the most recent Pink Book. You can download and print one from the CDC website for free or purchase one from the Public Health Foundation website.

The Waterfront Place Hotel is offering a $134 per night special rate for reservations made by March 19, 2018.

Registration cost for CDC Pink Book Training is $150 and includes breakfast, lunch, and breaks both days. Please register by April 2, 2018. For assistance, call 304 293-3937 or email ce@wvu.edu.

For general questions about the course, please contact stacy.tressler1@hsc.wvu.edu.

 

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